How Treating Hearing Loss Supports Your Brain

How Treating Hearing Loss Supports Your Brain

Hearing loss not only happens in the ears, but the brain as well. The ears and the brain work to absorb and process sound, enabling us to hear and understand what we hear. Hearing loss, one of the most pervasive chronic medical conditions today, has multifaceted...
Allergies & Your Immune System

Allergies & Your Immune System

Spring is officially here! A highly awaited time, Spring is marked by bluer skies, blossoming plant life, and of course – warmer weather. But many of us also know that Spring time also means allergy season! According to the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America,...
Do Adults Get Tonsillectomies?

Do Adults Get Tonsillectomies?

A tonsillectomy is a common surgical procedure that involves the partial or complete removal of the tonsils. Part of the body’s immune system, the tonsils are the two tissues in the back of the mouth – one on each side of the mouth. These small organs help the immune...
What Causes Sleep Apnea?

What Causes Sleep Apnea?

Quality sleep is important for overall health and wellness. But according to the American Sleep Association, 50 to 70 million adults in the U.S. have a sleep disorder. Sleep apnea is one of the most common sleep disorders, impacting an estimated 25 million people. It...